Tamdan McCrory will face Akihiro Gono at UFC 78 in November.
McCrory, who was one of the first rumored fighters for the New Jersey card, is undefeated in MMA competition. He began fighting professionally in June of last year and has amassed 8 wins. In his UFC debut “The Barn Cat” defeated veteran Pete Spratt with a triangle choke in the second round.
Gono holds a 27-12-7 mark in MMA fighting most recently in PRIDE. He has won 9 of his last 11 bouts and will make his UFC debut against McCrory. Gono defeated Yuki Kondo at PRIDE Shockwave 2006, his last MMA bout.
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